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World War II Prisoner of War Records

Identifier: MC 509

Scope and Content Note

These copies concern prisoner of war camps in Arkansas during World War II, and include various kinds of inspection reports and labor reports for each camp and branch camp.

All copies are from RG 389. Box numbers were written on groups of photocopies, and these are included in the box lists.


  • 1943-1946


Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).


2 Linear Feet (4 boxes)

Acquisition Information

Positive photocopies from National Archives Record Group 389, "Records of the Office of the Provost Marshal General, 1941- " were purchased for Special Collections in August of 1982.

Processing Information

Processed by Nan Lawler, Special Collections Division, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville, Arkansas, in July 1988.

World War II Prisoner of War Records
Nan Lawler
July 1988
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Department Repository

University of Arkansas Libraries
365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville AR 72701 United States
(479) 575-8444